Manufacturer: Lucent Ace Manufacturing, of City of Industry
Product: LED flashlights
Hazard: The battery can short and cause the flashlight’s canister to rupture, posing a burn hazard to the consumer.
Injuries: The firm has received one report of a flashlight canister rupturing while in a consumer’s hand. No injuries have been reported.
Description: This recall involves LED flashlights with hand straps. The 3 ½-inch tall flashlights were sold in black, red, green and blue and have style number FCAACE6033 printed on the packaging.
Sold At: Academy Sports + Outdoors stores nationwide from October 2013 to November 2013 for about $3.
Units: About 3,000
Consumer Contact: Lucent Ace Manufacturing toll-free at (888) 373-6978 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.lucentace.com and click on “product recall” for more information.